The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 48 37 42
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Contract jobs citing Legal 7 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.34% 0.56% 1.03%
As % of the General category 4.79% 1.90% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
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£225 £308 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.82% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £364 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £23.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-40.21% +43.75%
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Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

General Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
146 105 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 28.02% 29.17% 29.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 70 77
Average daily rate £400 £375 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £382
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 3
Average hourly rate £12.25 £12.50 £33.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -62.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.19 £12.50 £11.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.88 £12.50 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +6.66%

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Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Legal across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Legal across the South Yorkshire region.

Legal Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

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Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Legal across the South Yorkshire region.

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -16 6 £225 +95.65% 1
Legal
Yorkshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Legal also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Legal.

1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Data Security
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) UNIX
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) MySQL
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) DB2
5 1 (14.29%) Clustering
5 1 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) SSH
5 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 1 (14.29%) Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Graphic Design
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 1 (14.29%) WordPress
5 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (14.29%) Brand Management
5 1 (14.29%) Social Media
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Data Centre

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Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Legal also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Legal. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) SSH
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) WordPress Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Graphic Design
1 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (14.29%) Social Media
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Data Security
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Brand Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat